How To

When we are sourcing and reselling items, we could do it by ourselves, or we can involve our family. It’s a family business for us. We choose to involve our family in most of the parts of flipping, including making their own money. It’s one of the reasons we love flipping so much. We have more family time and we can involve our kids in the family business. The kids are with us at thrift stores and flea...

Get out of your head? Yes. What does that even mean? Do you know that sometimes we get in our own way of going forward?  We all overthink sometimes. And, that can hold us back. I call these the what ifs.  What if I fail? Can I do it? Will I lose Money? What if I buy something that doesn’t work? Will I get a return? What if someone leaves negative feedback? The what ifs are how you get...

Summer vacations have wrapped up. Can you believe it is already time to talk about Fall/Winter items to source? What are the best Items to resell for profit? We will talk about that in a minute. We were on the road for 5 weeks this summer. We had an amazing time, and at the end we were ready to get back home and back to our normal life. Most kids have gone back to school. Our three...

I often say, the profit is in the buy. For resellers, That means that the lower you get the price down on an item that you plan to sell, the more you will make in the end.  It can be a challenge to find reasonably priced items, but staying optimistic and diligent will pay off.  When I started flipping, I was young and just jumped in head first. I wasn’t scared of anything.  When I would see...

We all dream of things we would love to have or would love to do right? We may not think our dreams are possible, but, sometimes they are! And to make them possible, we have to make goals, save, and prioritize.  Sometimes though, we impulsively buy something now because we think we can’t wait! Those impromptu purchases come with payments, interest, and money we really should be spending on bills, debt, or necessities. We all...

“I don’t have time to make money flipping.”  Have you ever heard that excuse? I have! So, I am going to give you tips on how to build a successful side hustle flipping used items with the remaining 72 hours of your work week. All of us are busy with jobs and family obligations. We are tired, stressed out, and overworked and I get it.  I’m the first one to tell you, I don’t like schedules and...

We just left for a 5 week trip all across the U.S. to pick used items to sell. We are making several stops across multiple states for four weeks and then we will hit the 127 yard sale. We have certain things to remember to pack whenever we go on a long trip. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yJjB5LHPtE We will start in Michigan and work our way down to Alabama over 4 days, and then home to Florida.  All along the way...

When we think of our job or side hustle - the word happiness doesn't typically jump out at us. I wouldn't think of work as something that makes anyone happy. But it can! Reselling used items really does bring me joy. Of course it's not all butterflies and rainbows, but doing something with passion makes all the difference in your mood each day. So how exactly can it help you be happy? Let me count the ways. I...

Set goals? Do we even need them?  What is all the hype? Do they really help us?  Yep, I used to feel this way too. I didn’t understand the power of goals until I made some. Okay, I may have watched other people make them first. Then I saw them achieving their goals and I decided I should do it too. We all need goals so that we know what we want, what we need, and where we...

Are you planning to retire early? And wondering how to make that happen? Retirement is a life changing event for so many. Honestly, retirement has never really been something I’ve thought about. Why? Because, I really love what I do! I love flipping so much that I pretty much feel like I’m retired already!  With that said, I plan to continue flipping well into retirement. I enjoy it so much and I really do believe that...